Partner Content: Hotel Palacio de Villapanés

Built in the 18th century by Marqués de Torreblanca de Aljarafe, the Hotel Palacio de Villapanés is one of Seville’s most esteemed addresses

Friday, 31 May 2019,
By Hotel Palacio de Villapanés
Room at Hotel Palacio De Villapanés
Hotel Palacio De Villapanés
Photograph by Hotel Palacio De Villapanés

Built in the 18th century by Marqués de Torreblanca de Aljarafe, the Hotel Palacio de Villapanés is one of Seville’s most esteemed addresses. It’s been a site of cultural interest in Seville since 2009, and has been transformed from a stately abode to a truly luxurious five-star property. If you’ve ever dreamed of sleeping in a palace, the Palacio de Villapanés is the perfect place to live out your dreams.

The Hotel Palacio de Villapanés is an enormously valuable asset to the city of Seville, commanding a privileged location in its historic centre. Many of the original details of the palace were painstakingly restored during its transformation into a luxury hotel: the coat of arms on the main staircase, all the columns of the central patio, the library hall parquet floor, and the tiles with their spectacular finish.

The Palacio has 50 unique rooms in four different categories, each with its own story from the building’s days as a palace. Perhaps the most striking room of all is the Torreon Suite with its high ceilings and original bathtub.

Guests can relax on the rooftop solarium, complete with Balinese beds and a small plunge pool. Its highlight, however, is the unparalleled views of the beautiful city of Seville, dominated by its honey-hued cathedral.

Should guests truly want to disconnect and unwind, the hotel also has a wellness area with a gym, hamman, sauna, pediluvium, massage and hot-cold contrast shower.

In every corner of Seville, travellers can glimpse centuries of history, particularly in the labyrinthine sprawl of the Old Town. The Andalusian capital has a wealth of historical and architectural treasures: the Cathedral of Seville, the largest gothic cathedral in the world; right beside it stands the Giralda of Seville, the bell tower of the cathedral and the most emblematic monument in the city; and nearby is the Real Alcázar of Seville, an exotic ensemble of palaces, courtyards and gardens. Yet Seville is more than just history and monuments — its tapas bars, traditional music and flamenco culture make it one of Europe’s most inspiring cities to discover.


The chance to watch sun set behind the Cathedral of Seville from the rooftop, while sipping a chilled glass of Champagne



• 18 Deluxe rooms
• 17 Gran Deluxe rooms
• Nine Palacio rooms
• Six suites
• Rooftop solarium with plunge pool
• Los Rincones del Marqués Restaurant and tapas bar
• Bar
• Wellness area


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